Foundation / Corporation
Regional Arts and Culture Council (RACC)
03/25/20 5:00 PM
Grants of $3,000 and grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Oregon artists and nonprofits in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties for the creation and presentation of project-based arts programming. Applicants must submit an inquiry application prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support arts exhibitions, presentations, events, programs, and the creation of work executed within a particular timeframe and accessible to the public.
RACC offers funding for Project Grants in the following categories:
- Artistic Focus: Projects that demonstrate high artistic quality, innovation, creativity in programming and artist selection, and demonstrated ability by the artist or organization.
- Arts Equity & Access: Projects that support arts programs and services that involve direct community participation, including communities that are underserved, arts education projects, arts conferences or workshops, and community fairs & festivals.
- Catalyst: An introductory process available to applicants who have not previously received Project Grant funding. The grant will come with enhanced RACC staff support to help recipients learn how to administer a grant. (First-time applicants are not required to submit in this category, and are also welcome to apply in the Artistic Focus or Arts Equity & Access categories.)
Grant Disciplines include: Dance/Movement, Folk Arts, Literature, Media Arts, Multi-Discipline, Music, Social Practice, Theater, and Visual Arts. For further information on these disciplines, see https://racc.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Project-Grant-Guidelines-4.18.2019.pdf#page=10.
GrantWatch ID#: 169595
Artistic Focus and Arts Equity & Access applicants may request any amount from $1,000 to $7,000; Catalyst category awards are set at $3,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application portal: https://racc.org/apply
For questions regarding eligibility and criteria:
Ingrid Carlson. Grants Officer
For technical assistance, call 503.823.2928 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Regional Arts & Culture Council
411 NW Park Avenue, Suite 101
Portland, OR 97209
USA: Oregon: Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties
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